The Riv is located in Hamilton, Waikato. We are your local bar and bistro, right here in Hamilton East!
Here at The Riv, we have a huge lounge bar, boasting an excellent restaurant and opening up to a garden bar, perfect for those summer nights.
We also have the sportsmans bar, which is situated opposite the lounge bar, through doors.
At The Riv you will find we have something for everyone
Need a place for a function? Check out our venue hire page
Want to make a group booking for a meal in our restaurant and preorder your meals? No problem, just give us a call.
Riv Sports Bar Xmas Party: December 24th, 4pm. Drinks Specials, complimentary nibbles, free pool and jukebox, two draws of Joker Poker, ( you could win $600 plus ). Plus someone will win a Riv Christmas Hamper.
Joker Poker cash pot is up to $458 today. All you have to do is come in and buy a beer or wine and you are in the draw. If you don't draw the Joker , you get a $40 bar tab anyway. Good way to spend a wet day!!! Down at The Riv
Sunday is now JOKER POKER day at The Riv. Every handle of beer or glass of wine bought gets you a ticket. Draw the lucky ticket late in the afternoon and get to pick a card from the deck. If you get the JOKER , you get the pool. Pool starts at $350 cash this Sunday. Handles and wine $6. $1 from every beer or wine sold on Sunday goes into the next weeks pool. Gotta Be Good.
Thursday night in the Sports Bar . "CHAZANOVA" sings the hits!!from 7.30pm till late. Come and check out the man they call "The Entertainer". Also pool comp 6.30pm, and spin the wheel to win from 5.30pm.